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I have a very unstable molar with one roof exposed to the
I have a very unstable molar with one roof exposed to the tip. There is some decay at the tip but no pain. I also have three broken teeth that don't hurt, but another while tooth that does. I have no … read more
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Recently i noticed i have a broken piece off one of my
Hi. Recently i noticed i have a broken piece off one of my molars. It does not hurt all the time . Only occasionaly when i eat..sometimes with cold things. I attached a pic. It is not the whole molar … read more
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Is there an alternative to root canal? two corners of my
is there an alternative to root canal? two corners of my molar third one from back have chipped off. The rest of the tooth is big and strong. One corner broke off years ago with no pain. The second br… read more
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Flying to portugal later today. have a tooth - upper molar
flying to portugal later today. have a tooth - upper molar with a dull ached and sometimes throbbing though not so much...very sensitive to touch. my dentist told me last week there was 'some nerve ac… read more
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My upper back molar had a filling fall out, and I got a new
My upper back molar had a filling fall out, and I got a new large composite filling on it. After months the tooth is still sensitive to cold. (Farthest back molar, not wisdom tooth.) I want more info … read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
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Doctoral Degree
981 satisfied customers
I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to
. I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to do next. Here's the story: About three years ago, I went to my dentist for a filling -- three days later, I in excruciating pain and was … read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a cracked molar with a portion missing. Recently I
I have a cracked molar with a portion missing. Recently I began experiencing pain when I move the remaining portion with my tongue. There is no redness or swelling of the surrounding gum tissue. The p… read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
Dental Surgeon
Doctoral Degree
981 satisfied customers
Yesterday a molar that I had a large filling in broke in
Yesterday a molar that I had a large filling in broke in half side ways. That is the front "visable" half broke off from the gum down. My dentist's office is closed until Jaunary 2nd. Should I have my… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,082 satisfied customers
I woke up with a throbbing pain in the vicinity of the left
Hi, I woke up with a throbbing pain in the vicinity of the left lower jaw under the molar area. My immediate reaction was that it was a toothache originating from lower left first molar because this m… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I've got pain, almost like extreme sensitivity in my top
I've got pain, almost like extreme sensitivity in my top molar. I've had 5 dentists do a check up very recently, within this month, not an exam of that tooth in particular, just general checks, but I … read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
Dental Surgeon
Doctoral Degree
981 satisfied customers
I had a filling on a back tooth replaced about 6month ago
I had a filling on a back tooth replaced about 6month ago Recently a gap between the filling and gum has appeared with light brown marks on the remaining tooth structure. This has been slightly sensit… read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
Dental Surgeon
Doctoral Degree
981 satisfied customers
I have a molar that broke.. a filling is covering the nerve
i have a molar that broke.. a filling is covering the nerve i guess because it doesnt hurt, some times I feel a pulse in that tooth and suddenly blood squirts out of it. i can also suck real hard and … read more
Dr. Dentique
Dr. Dentique
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About 3 months ago, I started noticing that I had sensitive
About 3 months ago, I started noticing that I had sensitive teeth on the left side of my mouth. I switched my toothpaste to Sensidyne, which seemed to help at first. Then the sensitivity developed int… read more
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Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
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I have swelling and slight numbness under my lower lip,
I have swelling and slight numbness under my lower lip, chin, and a barely noticeable ache in my lower jaw. there is no pimple around any of the teeth. the area is warm to the touch and i feel a littl… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I had 3 wisdom teeth extracted 5/15/2009. My top two are
Hello, I had 3 wisdom teeth extracted 5/15/2009. My top two are doing very well and the holes are closing. The bottom one isnt even close to being closed. it is more of an incision than a circular hol… read more
Julian Chen
Julian Chen
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Doctoral Degree
567 satisfied customers
I am 26 wks pregnant and just broke a tooth (a molar that
I am 26 wks pregnant and just broke a tooth (a molar that had a filling on the occlusal surface and part of a cusp broke off below the filling). The tooth is tender and sensitive but not bleeding. How… read more
Dr.Hans
Dr.Hans
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Master's Degree
418 satisfied customers
I had a root canal done on tooth# 8 two days ago. it was
i had a root canal done on tooth# ***** two days ago. it was completed. on first day i had some swelling on my lip. that is gone but i have pain on tooth mostly when i touch it or bite down on it but … read more
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Dr. George McKee
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Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
I have a back molar that has a pretty big filling in it.
I have a back molar that has a pretty big filling in it. About a week ago it cracked and a part of the enamel came off. it is not sensitive tohot or cold and I do not chew on that side. I have no insu… read more
Dr.Hans
Dr.Hans
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Master's Degree
418 satisfied customers
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